At Alley Cat Allies, we are first and foremost advocates. The work is challenging as we confront animal cruelty head-on and carefully navigate systemic threats to cats. Our staff and board are committed to working every day to protect and improve the lives of cats everywhere.

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Leadership | Staff


Coryn Julien, Director, Communications
Gretchen Knell, Director, Campaigns and Technology
Linda Oh, Director, Finance Operations
Melanie Pino-Elliott, Development Manager

Humane Law & Policy

Calley Gerber, Consulting Attorney

Scientific Advisor

Jennifer Conrad, DVM


width="164"Frank the Feral aka: #FranktheFeral

Frank is a friendly feral cat who attends Alley Cat Allies’ events to advocate for his fellow felines. He enjoys meeting people and taking pictures with them. Want to meet Frank? Attend an Alley Cat Allies event he just might make an appearance!